Henry St. George Tucker

Henry St. George Tucker

Birth
Williamsburg, Williamsburg City, Virginia, USA
Death 28 Aug 1848 (aged 67)
Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA
Burial Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 7686030 · View Source
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US Congressman. He served in the United States Army during the War of 1812 as a Captain of Cavalry. He was elected to represent Virginia's 3rd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1815 to 1819. A prominent Professor of Law at the University of Virginia, he founded the Honor System there. He also served as a Virginia State Court Judge. Tucker County, Virginia, is named in his honor.



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  • Added: 14 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7686030
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry St. George Tucker (29 Dec 1780–28 Aug 1848), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7686030, citing Mount Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .